Do you prefer to live in your own caravan or motorhome or rent a cabin? Geilos camping sites offers a quiet retreat - in every season.
Geilo there are camping at Øen Turistsenter and Geilo Hostel. In Hovet you will find Birkelund Camping. If you are looking for cheap accomodation these alternatives are perfect. Tradition and charm, and a short way to everything in the area. When camping you manages your holiday as you wish, and can enjoy the silence and the natural surroundings.
Visit Geilo is the destination company for Geilo and the nearby areas. The company also runs the tourist office in Geilo.
With long traditions in home made food of local origin, Geilo and Hol has lots of small companies and restaurants that offers local food. You will find everything from different methods of preserving fish and meat, bakeries, local cheese factories, to restaurants serving local game.
There are many mountain huts with cafes around Geilo. Stop by to have a meal, a hot drink og a traditional waffle.
Factories and handcraft from Geilo. Smithy work in Geilo has traditions all the way back to the 1600's. The first iron in Geilo was mined aound year 0.
Geilo is easily accessible by car, and there are daily train and bus connections from Oslo and Bergen. The closest airport is Leirin, at Fagernes.